Obverse: Laureate bust of Caracalla to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Eagle stands on torch entwined with serpent, wings outspread, head to left with wreath in beak. Inscription in Greek.
One of a hoard of coins found in a pottery jar at Gush Halav in Upper Galilee and acquired by Major H. Ophir in Nazareth in 1948; by 1969: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., April 11, 1973
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour
Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 215–217